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English definition of “export”

export

verb     /ɪkˈspɔːt/ US  /ˈek.spɔːrt/
B2 [I or T] to send goods to another country for sale: French cheeses are exported to many different countries. Our clothes sell so well in this country that we have no need to export. → Compare import verbSelling [T] to put something from one country into use in other countries: American culture has been exported all over the world.Starting and beginningStarting again [T] If you export information from a computer, you copy a large amount of it to a different part of the computer's memory or to another device.Operating computers exportable     /-ˈspɔː.tə.bl̩/ US  /-ˈspɔːr.t̬ə.bl̩/ adjective The value of the new television technology to the company is that it is highly exportable (= can be sold in other countries).Selling exportation     /ˌek.spɔːˈteɪ.ʃən/ US  /-spɔːr-/ noun [U] These crates have been packed for exportation (= to be sent for sale in other countries).Selling
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